12 Celebrities Who Chopped Off Their Hair

Miley Cyrus made headlines last year when she cut off all her hair, which was just the first step in her transition into a new punk look.


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Cyrus isn’t the first star to make such a drastic change to her hair. Whether it was done for a movie role or just to update their look, check out 11 more stars who’ve also chopped off their long locks!

Emma Watson

Emma Watson says cutting her hair was “the most liberating thing.” As soon as her stylist started cutting, it felt “amazing” and she knew she’d love her new look.



Anne Hathaway

Anne Hathaway cut her long hair off last year for her role in Les Miserables.



Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams is thinking about growing her hair out now, but the actress has rocked a short hairdo for years as a tribute to Heath Ledger.



Portia de Rossi

Portia de Rossi debuted her short bob last year. She had long blonde locks for years before switching up her look.



Ashlee Simpson

Ashlee Simpson is a natural blonde, but has dyed her hair shades of red, brown, and black over the past several years. She went back to her roots when she first got a pixie cut in 2010.



Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara changed her hair drastically for her role in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. She chopped off all her long hair, cut blunt bangs, and dyed her ‘do dark.



Vanessa Hudgens

Vanessa Hudgens hacked off her long locks in 2011 for her role in Gimme Shelter. The actress admitted that she missed her hair, which explains why she grew it back as soon as she could.



Evan Rachel Wood

Evan Rachel Wood first showed off her short hairstyle in 2011 and hasn’t grown her hair back since.


Jenna Elfman

Jenna Elfman has dreamed of having a short ‘do since she was a kid, but only worked up the courage to cut her hair recently.



Ginnifer Goodwin

Ginnifer Goodwin has debuted progressively shorter hairstyles over the past few years. She once had very long hair, but currently rocks a short pixie cut.



Katherine Heigl

Katherine Heigl first showed off her platinum blonde bob in 2011. The actress chopped several inches off her long hair for her new ‘do.